Obituary for Paul Roberts Sr.
Paul Thomas Roberts Sr., 83, of Grayson passed away Monday, March 13, 2017 in Memphis, TN. He was born June 17, 1933 in Grayson a son of the late Henry Scott and Dorsey Suttles Roberts.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Roger Everett Roberts; two daughters, Joann Sparks and Cynthia Marie Brown; three brothers, two sisters and a grandchild.
He was a retired heavy equipment operator, and he attended the Ross Chapel Baptist Church and the Gregoryville Christian Holiness Church. He loved playing the guitar and singing.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Jane Froehich Roberts; three sons, Paul Thomas (Sabrina) Roberts Jr. of Vancleave, MS , Wade Lewis (Pam) Roberts of Lula, GA, and Ricki Ray Roberts of Putney, VT; seven daughters, Mary Sue Meade of Gulfport, MS, Phyllis Jean (Rick) Fannin of Louisa, KY, Ruth Elaine (Ronnie) Fields, Connie Lee (Tony) Bush both of Versailles, KY ,Terri Lynn (Joe) Adkins of Olive Hill, KY, Doris Irene (John) Chambers of Rossville, TN, and Kathy Yvonne (Tim) Mankowski of Many, LA; a brother, Marvin Roberts of Grayson, KY ; two sisters, Ruth Corley of Grayson, KY ,and Mable Whitt of Flatwoods, KY; twenty-five grandchildren, and twenty great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 11:00a.m. at the Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson , Jimmy Blevins, minister. Burial will follow in the Ross Cemetery at Rush, KY.
Visitation will be Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:00p.m.-9:00p.m. and after 9:00a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.